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Chester: Postcard History Series

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3494
Date Range
2008
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Chester: Postcard History Series
Date Range
2008
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Chester: Postcard History Series
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"Chester: Postcard History Series," published in 2008 by the Chester Historial Preservation Committee. This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
Chester Historical Preservation Committee
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
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Politics and Prejudice: Small-town Blacks Battle a Corrupt System

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3496
Date Range
2008
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Politics and Prejudice: Small-Town Blacks Battle a Corrupt System
Date Range
2008
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Politics and Prejudice: Small-Town Blacks Battle a Corrupt System
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"Politics and Prejudice: Small-town Blacks Battle a Corrupt System," written in 2008 by Richard Harris. Updated version of "Politics and Prejudice: A History of Chester (PA) Negroes." This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
Richard E. Harris
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
Richard E. Harris
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Chester Spotlight Newspaper

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions2503
Date Range
2006
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 378.4
Date Range
2006
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 378.4
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
Issues of the Chester Spotlight, a newspaper founded in 2006 by Stefan Roots. The papers missions is described in this way: "The purpose of The Chester Spotlight is to become the premier destination in print and on the Internet to learn about information regarding government, business, community, education, religious, sports and entertainment events throughout Chester. We want you to get to know the interesting people that are associated with Chester by presenting exciting interviews with Chester citizens, leaders, and youth. Our goal is to present Chester as a city of great people, with a great future, led by great visionaries, and producing great youth." Includes book written by Stefan Roots titled "Black Industrialist, The Melvin Wade Story".
Subject Access
Chester - Newspapers
Chester - History
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Chester: Images of America

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3493
Date Range
2004
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Chester: Images of America
Date Range
2004
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Chester: Images of America
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"Chester: Images of America," published in 2004 by the Chester Historical Preservation Committee. Theis book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
Chester Historial Preservation Committee
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
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The American Odyssey of a Black Journalist: 1933-2003

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3504
Date Range
2003
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - The American Odyssey of a Black Journalist
Date Range
2003
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - The American Odyssey of a Black Journalist
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"The American Odyssey of a Black Journalist: 1933-2003," an autobiography published in 2003 by Richard Harris. This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
Richard E. Harris
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
Richard E. Harris
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Date Range
1997
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Ruling Suberbia
Date Range
1997
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Ruling Suberbia
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"Ruling Suberbia" published 1997, by John McClarnon. It describes the political machine of John McClure, the political boss that ran Delaware County. This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
John McClarnon
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
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Politics and Prejudice: A History of Chester (PA) Negroes.

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3495
Date Range
1991
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Politics and Prejudice
Date Range
1991
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Politics and Prejudice
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"Politics and Prejudice: A History of Chester (PA) Negroes," published in 1991 by Richard Harris. This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
Richard E. Harris
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
Richard E. Harris
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Date Range
1984
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Ruling Suburbia
Date Range
1984
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Item
Ruling Suburbia
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Ruling Suburbia
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
Ruling Suburbia: John J. McClure and the Republican Machine in Delaware County. written by John McLarnon. We have several copies of this book. The dissertation copy can be checked out. The original, found in an Archival Box, is not to be checked out as it is irreplaceable.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
John McLarnon
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
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A Management Study of the Chester City Police Department (Volume 1)

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3511
Date Range
1980
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Management Study of Chester City Police Department
Date Range
1980
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - Management Study of Chester City Police Department
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"A Managment Study of the Chester City Police Department," circa. 1980 This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
No author
Subject Access
Histories - Published
Chester - History
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A Memorandum to the City of Chester, Pennsylvania Division of City Planning

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3498
Date Range
1976
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - A Memorandum to the City of Chester, Pennsylvania
Date Range
1976
Category
Rare Books
Institution
Widener University
Location
Histories Shelf - A Memorandum to the City of Chester, Pennsylvania
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
"A Memorandum to the City of Chester, Pennsylvania, Division of City Planning" in 1976 by Raymond, Parish, and Pine, Inc. This book can also be found by searching WebPAC, the Widener University Library Catalog.
Physical Condition
Good
Creator
Raymond, Parish, and Pine, Inc.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Delaware County History
Histories - Published
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